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Global Carbon Footprint Infographic

This is a great infographic to use in lessons or as part of classroom display.

It is sourced from the following web site, where you can also find some notes of explanation:

http://www.core77.com

Geography Teacher

Negro History Month: Nathaniel “Nat” Turner.

Nathaniel “Nat” Turner (1800-1831) was a black American slave who led the only effective, sustained slave rebellion (August 1831) in U.S. history. Spreading terror throughout the white South, his action set off a new wave of oppressive legislation prohibiting the education, movement, and assembly of slaves and stiffened pro-slavery, anti-abolitionist convictions that persisted in that region until the… 3,879 more words

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NZ household’s carbon footprint

We have discovered in a previous post that what we are eating has a significant impact on our Carbon footprint. How come food has such an impact on the environment? 405 more words

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Life Cycle Assessment and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Animal Agriculture

Approx running time: 20 mins

This video, made by the Livestock & Poultry Environmental Learning Center

talks about the carbon footprint made from the animal agriculture industry.

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions of a kiwi consumption

New Zealand’s per capita greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) is pretty big when compared with other developed countries. “How come?” You may ask “We are using mainly renewable electricity!” Well, the GHG per capita is usually calculated by taking total emissions as reported under the… 287 more words

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Claim: New "Green" Danish Facebook Data Centre Will Increase CO2 Emissions

Guest essay by Eric Worrall

Information, a major Danish News Outlet, has claimed the rush to build “green” data centres in Denmark, to take advantage of Denmark’s abundant wind energy, will increase CO2 emissions. 433 more words

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Gundersen Health System on international stage

Gundersen Health System took to an international stage again recently to share its work at the intersection of clinical care and sustainable business practices. Jeff Thompson, MD, CEO emeritus and executive advisor, presented Jan. 153 more words

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